Outdoor Camping Phone Apps

Download these outdoor camping phone apps before setting out on your camping expedition.

  • Your phone is one of the best tools since you can download multiple camping apps in once place.
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  • “A Woman’s Guide to the Wild” by Ruby McConnell helps lead women confidentially into their camping adventures.
    Photo courtesy of Sasquatch Books

A Woman’s Guide to the Wild (Sasquatch Books, 2016) by Ruby McConnell covers everything a woman needs to know before heading off into the wild. From handling “lady matters” to a full gear list, McConnell makes sure no woman walks into the woods without having everything she needs. The following excerpt is her list of handy outdoor camping phone apps.

Our phones and tablets are becoming increasingly linked to our way of life, and more and more able to serve as essential outdoor gear for everything from navigation to recipes to an extra flashlight. Below are some of the best outdoor apps to download before heading out.

For all things navigational, try a GPS app, but make sure it’s tried and tested like these two, which have been around for years:

• Motionx GPS
• Backcountry Navigator Pro GPS


For a detailed map of the trail or a description with directions to the trailhead, try one of these trail guide apps:

12/1/2018 11:14:33 AM

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